The timing couldn’t have been more chilling. Less than two weeks before the accident at Three Mile Island in 1979, a Hollywood thriller depicting the frightening scenario of a disaster at a nuclear ...
Susan Q. Stranahan is a journalist who covered the Three Mile Island accident and is a co-author of “Fukushima: The Story of a Nuclear Disaster.” When America’s fleet of nuclear reactors was designed ...
This March marks the 40th anniversary of the partial meltdown at the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant. PA Post is collaborating with WITF and PennLive on a multimedia, monthlong look at the ...
The nuclear plant at San Onofre closed in 2012 and is in the process ... in December under the federal open-records law for documents related to the August mishap and the NRC’s investigation of it. ...
Today, March 11, marks the 8th anniversary of the devastating nuclear accident at the Fukushima-Daiichi nuclear plant in Japan in 2011. The ramifications of the triple nuclear meltdown continue today ...
Susan Q. Stranahan is a journalist who covered the Three Mile Island accident and is a co-author of “Fukushima: The Story of a Nuclear Disaster.” She wrote this for the Washington Post. When America's ...
With what? "With a nuclear accident," Gunter said. The industry made its requests for change in a letter delivered by the Nuclear Energy Institute group. A "high-priority" ask is to eliminate ...
On March 28, 1979, Chris Achenbach-Kimmel was a 14-year-old freshman at Cedar Cliff High School in Camp Hill, Cumberland County. Fourteen miles away, on the Susquehanna River, staff at Three Mile ...
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The University of Texas at San Antonio is hopping onboard a U.S. Department of Energy initiative to produce nuclear fuel resistant to the kind of meltdown experienced in Fukushima, Japan, in 2011. ...
The Navy still periodically surveys the Scorpion’s wreck to check for radioactive leakage from her S5W nuclear reactor, and the two ASTOR nuclear-armed torpedoes still residing in her hull.
The nation’s worst commercial nuclear accident prompted tens of thousands of people near the Dauphin County reactor to evacuate in March 1979. In the years following, Mike Pavelek helped oversee the ...